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Queen Alexandra of England in mourning for Queen Victoria.  She is wearing Victoria's small crown, a huge multi strand pearl necklace with tassels and down the front of the skirt, three diamond chains suspended by bow brooches.  Picture is heavily retouched; Alexandra is about 58 here.

Queen Alexandra of England in mourning for Queen Victoria. She is wearing Victoria's small crown, a huge multi strand pearl necklace with tassels and down the front of the skirt, three diamond chains suspended by bow brooches. Picture is heavily retouched; Alexandra is about 58 here.

My favorite dress from Elizabeth: The Golden Age.  The lace ruff and accompanying crystal necklace are incredible.

My favorite dress from Elizabeth: The Golden Age. The lace ruff and accompanying crystal necklace are incredible.

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"Elizabeth: The Golden Age" (2007)- Cate Blanchett as Queen Elizabeth in a stunning blue and gold embroidered gown.

"Elizabeth: The Golden Age" (2007)- Cate Blanchett as Queen Elizabeth in a stunning blue and gold embroidered gown.

One of the interesting characteristics of Kokoshnik or fringe tiaras is that each piece is attached only to the base, so it is free to move unless fastened into a frame.   That is why they are often worn as necklaces or swag corsages as well. The tiara in question would not need to be altered from the version Alexandra wore to the version we see now, if the central jewel is indeed a hairpin.

One of the interesting characteristics of Kokoshnik or fringe tiaras is that each piece is attached only to the base, so it is free to move unless fastened into a frame. That is why they are often worn as necklaces or swag corsages as well. The tiara in question would not need to be altered from the version Alexandra wore to the version we see now, if the central jewel is indeed a hairpin.

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